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Famous German Inventors List  

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List of famous German inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest German inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic German inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brilliant inventors from Germany can also be sorted by various bits of information, such as what year and where the inventor was born.

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Johannes Gutenberg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 70 (1398-1468)
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Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 76 (1879-1955)
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Ferdinand Porsche is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 76 (1875-1951)
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Gottlieb Daimler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 66 (1834-1900)
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Rudolf Diesel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 55 (1858-1913)
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Fritz Klatte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Fritz Klatte Dec. at 54 (1880-1934)
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Heinrich Lübbe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Heinrich Lübbe Dec. at 56 (1884-1940)
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Heinrich Welker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 69 (1912-1981)
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Konrad Dannenberg is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 97 (1912-2009)
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Wilhelm Eduard Weber is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 87 (1804-1891)
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Erwin Wilhelm Müller is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 66 (1911-1977)
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Helmut Gröttrup is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 65 (1916-1981)
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Heinrich Stölzel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Heinrich Stölzel Dec. at 67 (1777-1844)
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George Rieveschl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 91 (1916-2007)
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Ludwig Roth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 58 (1909-1967)
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Adolf Slaby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Adolf Slaby Dec. at 64 (1849-1913)
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Albert Ballin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 61 (1857-1918)
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Alois Senefelder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 63 (1771-1834)
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Andreas Pavel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Andreas Pavel age 74
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Andreas Stihl is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 77 (1896-1973)
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Anton Ullrich is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Anton Ullrich Dec. at 69 (1826-1895)
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Arthur Korn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 75 (1870-1945)
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August Müller is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous German Inventors List
August Müller Dec. at 85 (1864-1949)
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Carl Friedrich Meerwein is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Dec. at 73 (1737-1810)
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Charles Fey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous German Inventors List
Charles Fey Dec. at 82 (1862-1944)